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Employee spotlight: Matthew Gill

In this Q&A, we’re finding out more about Matthew Gill, our Wayleave Officer. Discover what word he would use to describe Trenches Law, his most satisfying moment with the team so far, and which staff member he would nominate for an award…

Every person in the Trenches Law family is important to us, which is why we’ve decided to introduce you to a different member of the team each month – so you can learn more about them.

Summarise your role in one paragraph

It’s my responsibility to ensure that the wayleaves are prepared and sent out to every freeholder – and then to chase these up, ensuring they’re signed and returned as quickly as possible.

What is your favourite part of your position at Trenches Law?

Getting properties released to survey and wayleaves signed – very satisfying!

Which one word do you think your colleagues would use to describe you?


What word do you think best describes Trenches Law?


What’s been the most satisfying moment of your Trenches Law career so far?

Producing a number of wayleaves for freeholders and getting them physically sent out. It’s helped me to piece together one main aspect of the role, and how I fit into the wider team. I admit I still have lots to learn as I only joined in October!

What do you love about the office?

The area we are based in, as it’s so peaceful.

If one of your colleagues could win an award (industry or office-related) who would it be and why?

Terry Daniell. He’s always available to provide help and guidance to anyone who needs it, as well as maintaining essential client relationships – and creating new ones.

What are your hopes for Trenches Law in the coming year?

That we continue to grow and become even more successful within the telecoms industry.

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